But as it turns out, bears are not the greatest danger at Mt. Rainier. Rangers told us they largely ignore humans unless they’re provoked. It’s unfortunate that the same can’t be said for some people.
Which is why law abiding persons who have no intention of commiting a crime, should be allowed to carry the means to protect themselves, because people like Ben Barnes don't give a dam about the rules or signs, and if you get in their way they will hurt or kill you.
You can choose to be a sheep, but if you do, do not complain about the price you pay when you encounter the wolf.